The funding required by schools to participate will vary depending on the level at which they enter the program. It will also vary depending upon the financial status of the school. We will provide updates in the near future, and have provided the below guidelines as an overview of expenses involved at each level of the competition.
Costs for specific levels
Kits: Used in Level 1, 2 & 4
Additional Components and 3D printing: Used in Level 2, 3 & 4
You can explore costs and purchase materials for kits at the SUBS in Schools (REA store).
There are no fees associated with schools registering to deliver the SUBS in Schools competition.
Team Registration Fees
At State and National Finals, REA will charge team participation fees. These fees will assist in funding the running of events including the provision of expo style booths for displays where relevant. Go to the Fees and Registration page of the SUBS in Schools website for our fee structure.
Travel and accommodation costs associated with participating in any event. All travel and accommodation costs are the responsibility of teams and teachers. Teams have the responsibility to raise sponsorship for all levels of the project including registration fees associated with participating in the Australian National Competition.